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INDEX

549

ii. 144, *5i,
169, 170

162, 163, 168,

Ohod, Battle of, ii. 16-17 5 33
Ojayf (Arab general), ii. 79 ; heads a con-
spiracy, 80

" Old Man of the Mountain, the," ii. 109-

110

Olearius, Adam, ii. 297
Olivier, G. A., ii. 385
Olympias (wife of Philip of Macedon),  i.

*55» 256> 259, 305, 306, 309, 310
Olympias (wife of Arsaces of Armenia), i.

449

Olympus, Mount, i. 212
Oman, province of, ii. 2, 20, 102, 113
Omar, i. 534,  535, 536, 538, 539, 540,
541, 542,  543 5 ii. 21, 23 ; accession
of, 29 ; campaigns and assassination of,

30-3M 3*> 33, 37,44,45
Omar II., Omayyad Caliph, ii. 55
Omar Khayyam (astronomer, philosopher,

and poet), ii, 103, 106 ; career of, 137-

138 j 140

Omar Shaykh, father of Baber, 11.219, 22i
Omayya (nephew of Hashim), ii. 5, 9
Omayyad Dynasty, ii. 47 et seq., 48, 52,

57, 59, 61 5 massacre of the Omayyads,

62; 63

Onguts, or White Tartars, ii. 148
- Opis, city of, 1.^42, 45, 241, 299
Oppert, Jules, i. 127-128, 187
Ora, i. 297
Oreitai, the, i. 296
Orenburg, ii. 459, 460, 471
Orii, Israel, ii. 303
Ormuz, vide Hormuz
Ormuzd, vide Ahura Mazda
Orobazus, Parthian ambassador, i. 365
Orodes, King of Parthia, i. 373, 3745

campaign of, 375-376 ; 379, 380, 381,

382,384; death of, 386-387
Orodes (successor to Phraataces), i. 403
Orodes (son of Artabanus), i. 404
Oroetes, Satrap of Lydia, i. 172
Orontes, Mount, i. 126
Orontes, River, i. 313, 315
Osama (Moslem leader), ii. 27
Osman, Topal^ ii, 344 ; defeat and death,

345
Osmanlis, the, ii. 112 5 Tamerlane s cam-

paign against, 208-210 j 221
Osrhoene, i. 375, 377, 4.12, 415, 416
Osroes (King of Parthia), i. 409-411, 412
, Ostrogoths, the, i. 488
Otba (Arab leader) ; capture of Obolla, i.

540 5 541
Othman, ii. n, 23 ; accession as Caliph,

31 ; murder, 33 j 34, 35, 45
Othman of Samarcand, ii. 127, 149
. Otrar, town of, ii. 150, 151, 214
Ouseley, Sir Gore, ii. 407, 413
Ouseley, Sir William, ii. 407

Outram, Sir James ; expedition against
Persia, ii. 453-454
Ouvaja (Elam), i. 54
Ovays, Shaykh, Zand, ii. 379
Oways, son of Shaykh Hasan Buzurg,
Jalayri, ii. 194, 217
Oxus, river, or Amu Daria, i. 23-24, 28,
29, 145, 287, 288, 289, 333, 347, 469,
47^, 493 5 »• 32» 48, 53, 88, 96, 104,
122, 123, 126, 151, 154,170,197, 201,
204,-211, 351
Oxyartes, father of Roxana, i. 289, 307
Pacorus (son of Orodes), i. 379, 380, 384,
385 ; defeat and death, 386
Pacorus (King of Parthia), i. 409-410
Paetus, Lucius, Roman general, L 407
Pagasaian Gulf, i. 214
Pahlavi, i. 424 ; language, 504-505 ; rock
inscriptions, 505 ; literature, 506
Pahra or Fahraj, i. 297
Painting, art of, in Persia, ii, 293-294
Paleologus, Emperor Michael; daughter
married to Abaga, ii. 177-178
Palestine, i. 134, 135, !73, 322, 340,
351, 385 ; ii. 56, 58
Palmerston, Lord, ii. 438, 470
Palmyra, i. 434, 435
Pa Minar Mosque, Kerman, ii. 195
Pamirs, i. 8, n, 15, 16, 23
Pamphylia, i. 16, 227,265-266, 356
Pan Chao (Chinese general), i. 417
Panjab, the, i. 101, 102, 179-180, 249,
290, 295» 3", 337» 347 5 «• 208, 353
Panjgur, i. 13
Panormus, i. 219
Papak (father of Ardeshir), i. 424, 429
Paphlagonia, i. 364
Papremis, Battle oŁ i. 229
Para (son of Arsaces of Armenia), i. 459 ;
tragic career of, 459-460 ; 463
Paraetakine, i. 54
Paraitakai, the, of Badakshan, i. 289
Paretaceni, the, i. 103
Paris, Matthew, ii. 145 footnote, 163, 167,
172
Parker, E. H., i. tfsfiotnote, 365 footnote,
366, 418 footnote, 492 footnote; ii. 121
footnote
Parmenio, Macedonian general, i. 262,264,
266, 268, 269, 270, 274, 276, 278, 280
Parni, the, i. 330
Parsa, 'vide Fars
Parsis, the, i. 6, 107, 113, 544
Parsua, district of, i. 122
Parthamasiris, Prince of Armenia, L 411
Parthia, i. 164, 166, 173, 210, 273 5 con-
quest of, by Alexander the Great, 283-
285 5 308 ; revolt of, 320,3215 cam-
paign against by Seleucus, ii. 323 ; 324,
326, 327 ; rise of, 328 et sq. 5 336, 346,
347, 348 5 expansion of, 349 et «?. 5